Deshengmen Bus Station
Basic Facts of Deshengmen Bus Station
|Deshengmen Bus Station|
Location: At the north of Deshengmen Arrow Tower, to the east of Jishuitan Subway Station along subway line 2, Xicheng District
Ticket Office: There is no ticket office in Deshengmen Bus Station. Passengers can buy the ticket upon getting on the bus.
How to get to Dehengmen Bus Station:
By subway: Take Subway Line 2 to Jishuitan Station and leave from exit C. Then walk about 500 meters (550 yards) eastward to Deshengmen Bus Station.
By Bus: Take bus 5, 380, 409, 625, 872, 877, 919, 919 Express Line, Sightseeing Line 3, Night Line 20, and Night Line 2 to Deshengmen.
Buses Departing from Deshengmen Bus Station for Badaling Great Wall
Apr. 1st – Nov. 15th: 6:00 - 12:30
Nov. 16th – Mar. 31st: 6:30 - 12:30
From Badaling Great Wall:
Apr. 1st – Nov. 15th: 10:30 - 17:00
Nov. 16th – Mar. 31st: 11:00 - 16:30
Interval: 10-20 minutes
Travel Time: 1.5 hours
Distance: 60 km (37 mi)
Bus Fare: CNY2-12. Half the price if you have a Beijing transportation smart card.
Drop-off Site: in the parking lot near the entrance to the Badaling Great Wall
From Tiyuchang Community: 5:00 - 18:30
From Deshengmen Bus Station: 5:45 - 19:00 (From 7:30 - 15:00, the bus will stop at Juyong Pass of Great Wall)
Travel Time: 2.5 hours
Distance: 85 km (53 mi)
Bus Fare: CNY2-17. Half the price if you have a Beijing transportation smart card.
Drop-off Site: near Badaling Forest Park, 1.6 km (1 mi) from the Badaling Great Wall
Note: Do not mistakenly take the bus 919 Express, which operates between Deshengmen and Jingzhang Lukou North in Yanqing. When getting on the bus, do confirm this with the driver.
Which Bus to Choose? 877 or 919?
- Bus 877
- Nonstop Ride
- Bus Fare: CNY 12
- Runs on highway, faster
- Leave when all seats are taken, not crowded
- Get off near the Great Wall
- Bus 919
- 20 stops on the way
- Bus Fare: CNY 13
- Runs on county road, slower
- Crowded, many people get on along the way
- Drop-off site far from the Great Wall
Other Bus Lines Operated at Deshengmen Bus Station
Sightseeing Line 3
Attractions: Forbidden City, Jingshan Park, Beihai Park, Prince Gong’s Mansion, Houhai, Deshengmen, National Aquatics Center, National Stadium, the Old Summer Palace, and Summer Palace
From Shenwu Gate: 9:15 – 17:00
From Beigongmen (Gate of Summer Palace) Subway Station: 9:00 – 16:30
Fare: CNY20 for Full Ticket; CNY10 for Beijing Transportation Smart Card holders
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Bus Line 872
Attractions: Dingling Tomb and Changling Tomb, two most famous sites in Ming Tombs in Changping District of Beijing
From Deshengmen Bus Station: 07:00 – 20:10
From Changling Tomb: 05:30 – 19:00
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As buses to Yanqing District are mainly operated at Deshengmen Bus Station, passengers can take a bus here to visit the attractions in Yanqing County, like Badaling Ski Resort, Longqing Gorge, and Shijinglong Ski Resort. Note that bus transfer is needed in between for some attractions.